Lot 1128: Viking Bird Appliqué
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 9th-11th century AD. An openwork bronze discoid plaque with pellets to the rim, standing figure of a bird with feather detailing. 11 grams, 33mm (1 1/4"). Property of a London businessman, from his grandfather's collection formed after World War II; thence by descent 1972.
Condition Report: Extremely fine condition.